Crime & Courts

March 28, 2016 11:23 AM

Special prosecutor says attorney general can’t fire him from corruption probe

Attorney General Alan Wilson fires special prosecutor

Dismissal comes hours after special prosecutor, a Democrat, says Republican Wilson was trying to block public corruption probe into GOP-controlled Legislature

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